Historical Events In 1977
Monday, 03 August 2020
Feb 06 Alain Prieur jumps his motorcycle 65 meter over 16 buses, near Paris in the year 1977.
Feb 07 Herman Dooyeweerd, Dutch philosopher/lawyer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Feb 07 Soyuz 24 launches with 2 cosmonauts on this day in history.
Feb 08 Earthquake in San Francisco CA, at 5.0, strongest since 1966 in the year 1977.
Feb 08 Hustler publisher Larry Flynt sentenced on this day in history.
Feb 09 Denys Amiel, French dramatist/playwright (Le mouton noir), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1977 grace Mary Williams, composer, dies at 70
Feb 11 In the year 1977 20.2-kg lobster caught off Nova Scotia (heaviest known crustacean)
Feb 11 In the year 1977 louis J M Beel, Dutch premier (1946-48, 58-59), dies at 74
Feb 11 Off Nova Scotia fisherman catches 20.2 kg lobster off Nova Scotia; the world's heaviest known crustacean in the year 1977.
Feb 13 On this day in history eric Heiden is 1st American to win world speed skating championship
Feb 13 On this day in history jack Gardner, actor (Wild Bill Hickok, 3 Russian Girls), dies at 77
Feb 13 On this day in history pam Higgins wins LPGA American Cancer Society Golf Classic
Feb 14 On this day in history the Unity Bank of Canada and Provincial Bank of Canada merge
Feb 15 Royal Bank transfers three head office departments from Montreal to Toronto on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1977 social-democrats win Danish parliamentary election
Feb 16 In the year 1977 uSSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR
Feb 17 On this day in history quincy Howe, newscaster (CBS Weekend News), dies at 76
Feb 18 George Harrison releases "True Love" in the year 1977.
Feb 18 In the year 1977 the first space shuttle, Enterprise, makes its maiden flight (carried atop a Boeing 747), over the Mojave Desert.
Feb 19 On this day in history fleetwood Mac's "Rumours" album released
Feb 19 On this day in history france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
Feb 19 Shuttle Enterprise makes first test flight atop a 747 jetliner on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1977 74 Unification Church couples wed in New York NY
Feb 22 Edith Barrett, actress (Molly & Me, Ghost Ship), dies at 64 in the year 1977.
Feb 24 President Carter announces US foreign aid will consider human rights on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1977 oil tanker explosion west of Honolulu spills 31 million gallons
Feb 25 In the year 1977 soyuz 24 returns to Earth
Feb 26 On this day in history bukka White, rocker, dies at 43
Feb 26 On this day in history first flight of Space Shuttle (atop a Boeing 747)
Feb 27 On this day in history allison Hayes, actress (Attack of 50 Foot Woman), dies at 47
Feb 27 In Toronto, Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones rock group is arrested by the RCMP and charged with possession of heroin with intent to traffic and possession of cocaine in the year 1977.
Feb 27 Judy Rankin wins LPGA Bent Tree Golf Classic in the year 1977.
Feb 27 On this day in history keith Richards gets suspended sentence for heroin possession, Canada